Todd Akin, GOP Senate candidate: ‘Legitimate rape’ rarely causes pregnancy
First, he wants to make an distinction between 'legitimate rape' cases and all those other cases where the women was apparently asking for it.
What child? The morning after pill doesn't 'attack a child'. The anti-women movement has pushed the concept of viable fetus back to conception. And conception via a violent crime.“First of all, from what I understand from doctors, (pregnancy from rape) is really rare,” Akin told KTVI-TV in a clip posted to YouTube by the Democratic super PAC American Bridge. “If it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.”Akin added: “But let’s assume that maybe that didn’t work or something. I think there should be some punishment, but the punishment ought to be on the rapist and not attacking the child.”
In many states, the Tea Party, (you know, fiscal conservatives), have been passing these end-run laws around Roe v Wade -- interjecting big government into the doctor's office, privacy be damned.
This is the new tea party's idea of small government: